Most widely held works about Christine Davenier
Most widely held works by Christine Davenier
Sally Jean, the Bicycle Queen by Cari Best ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 2,931 libraries worldwide
When Sally Jean outgrows her beloved bicycle, Flash, she experiments with various ideas for acquiring a new, bigger one.
Iris and Walter by Elissa Haden Guest ( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 2,142 libraries worldwide
When Iris moves to the country, she misses the city where she formerly lived; but with the help of a new friend named Walter, she learns to adjust to her new home.
Iris and Walter and the birthday party by Elissa Haden Guest ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,113 libraries worldwide
At Walter's birthday party his guests are supposed to go for horseback rides, but his horse Rain has other plans on the day of the party.
Iris and Walter and the substitute teacher by Elissa Haden Guest ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 2,081 libraries worldwide
When Iris's grandfather comes to her school as a substitute teacher, she has a hard time sharing him with the other students.
I love the rain by Margaret Park Bridges ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,697 libraries worldwide
Instead of grumbling about the rain, two little girls enjoy how it makes shiny black streets, forms fun puddles, and sounds like tap dancers on the roof of their bus.
The other dog by Madeleine L'Engle ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,538 libraries worldwide
The family poodle protests at first when the master and mistress bring home a new "dog" to share the household.
Piper Reed, Navy brat by Kimberly Willis Holt ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,388 libraries worldwide
Piper is sad about leaving her home and friends behind when her father, a Navy aircraft mechanic, is transferred yet again, but with help from her often-annoying sisters and a surprise from their parents, she finds happiness in their new home in Pensacola, Florida.
In every tiny grain of sand : a child's book of prayers and praise ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
A collection of inspirational poems, prayers, and other writings grouped, "For the day, For the home, For the earth, and For the night."
The very fairy princess by Julie Andrews ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
Despite her scabby knees and dirty fingernails, Geraldine knows that she is a princess inside and shows it through her behavior at home and in school.
Miss Lina's ballerinas by Grace Maccarone ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
Ballet instructor Miss Lina has a solution when her eight students, who always dance in pairs, are distraught when a ninth girl joins the class.
Iris and Walter and Cousin Howie by Elissa Haden Guest ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,112 libraries worldwide
Walter's favorite cousin is coming to visit, but Iris is disappointed when Howie does not turn out to be so great--or friendly--after all.
Iris and Walter, the sleepover by Elissa Haden Guest ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
Iris's first sleepover at her friend Walter's house ends early when Iris gets homesick and wants to go home.
Me I am by Jack Prelutsky ( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 1,028 libraries worldwide
An illustrated poem which celebrates children who enjoy doing all kinds of activities. This poem originally appeared in The Random House book of poetry for children, published in 1983.
Leon and Albertine by Christine Davenier ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 925 libraries worldwide
Leon the pig follows the advice of the other barnyard animals in trying to get the attention of Albertine the chicken, with whom he has fallen in love.
The first thing my mama told me by Susan Marie Swanson ( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 890 libraries worldwide
A young girl celebrates the name that was chosen just for her.
Full moon barnyard dance by Carole Lexa Schaefer ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and French and held by 884 libraries worldwide
A beautiful night and a full moon inspire the barnyard animals to hold a dance by the pond, where the arrival of some clouds provides them with an unexpected experience.
Nobody here but me by Judith Viorst ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
With his mother on the phone, his father checking e-mail, and his sister playing with her friends, a little boy feels as if he is all alone in the house, and no matter how badly he behaves, no one comes to stop him.
Piper Reed, the great gypsy by Kimberly Willis Holt ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 872 libraries worldwide
While her father, a Navy Chief, is on ship duty for six months, nine-year-old Piper stays busy with new neighbors, Christmas at a spaceship beach house, a trip to New Orleans, and especially the upcoming Gypsy Club pet show.
Iris and Walter and Baby Rose by Elissa Haden Guest ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
Iris's baby sister Rose is a very, very fussy baby, and Grandpa takes Iris out for a special day without the baby. When Baby Rose turns out to be a fussy child and not nearly as much fun as a new doll, Iris thinks about ways to get a new sister to take her place, but with some help from her family and friends, Iris begins to appreciate her role as a big sister and learns to love Baby Rose despite all the work involved. Iris thought that having a baby sister would be just like playing with a doll. But newborn Baby Rose is a crabby cake. She fusses and cries and wails so much that Iris decides she needs a new baby sister. But with a little help from her family and her best friend, Walter, and with the passage of time, Iris discovers that being a big sister can be fun, some of the time!
Piper Reed gets a job by Kimberly Willis Holt ( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 829 libraries worldwide
When she discovers the price of the coveted clubhouse, ten-year-old Piper and her fellow Gypsy Club members try to earn the money by creating a birthday-party-planning business.
Ballerinas Ballet dancing Bicycles Birthdays Business enterprises Chickens Children Children's poetry, American Clubs Conduct of life Dance Domestic animals Families Fathers and daughters Fiction Florida Florida--Pensacola Friendship Grandfathers Growth Hide-and-seek High interest-low vocabulary books Horses Identity (Philosophical concept) Iris (Fictitious character : Guest) Jealousy Juvenile works Loneliness Missing children Money-making projects for children Moving, Household Names, Personal Parties Pet shows Poetry Prayers Princesses Public aquariums Rain and rainfall Restaurants School field trips Schools Self-perception Self-reliance Sisters Stories in rhyme Swine Teachers United States.--Navy Walter (Fictitious character : Guest)
דאוניה, כריסטין, קנז, יהושע
English, Middle (1)